After inching back to .500 for the season, Rankman fell off the Wells Fargo wagon last week with a dismal 1-3 effort that included being stupid enough to take the “under” on a Pac 12 game featuring Washington at California. My choice was “under” whelming. Time to strap it back up and “buckle my junk,” as CBS announcer Aaron Taylor said of Arkansas’ defensive effort last week against Florida. This week’s picks are Stanford at Oregon, Mississippi State at Alabama, Mississippi at Texas A&M and bonus over-under: Stanford at Oregon. The rest of this article is available to subscribers only – to become a subscriber click here.
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Dufresne, spent 35 years at the Los Angeles Times covering numerous sports. Over the last two decades he emerged as their national college football and basketball columnist. He and his alter-ego Rankman have been putting college teams in their place ever since.
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